Meaning of “not have a cat in hell's chance” in the English Dictionary

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"not have a cat in hell's chance" in British English

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not have a cat in hell's chance

UK US not have a snowball's chance in hell informal

to be completely unable to achieve something:

They haven't a cat in hell's chance of getting over the mountain in weather like this.

(Definition of “not have a cat in hell's chance” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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